Tag Archives: Clifton

The Looe Literary Festival

Hello again, I want to talk about the Looe Literary Festival to be held in November and to which I’ve been invited to speak about writing a Regency Romance and where I get my inspiration.  Mmm… Where do I get … Continue reading

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Clifton is Calling

I have started writing  something which has been long in my mind, since I first heard of the plight of Tutsi women in Rwanda during the genocide in 1994. Ay first I was apalled that so many women became HIV … Continue reading

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It could be magic at the Copacabana!

It could be magic at the Copacabana! Here I am in very sunny Palm Springs waiting for my editor to get back to me with the 2nd edit. So, while I’m waiting what shall I do? Mmm…? I know what … Continue reading

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ELVIS HAS LEFT THE BUILDING

Elvis has left the building   Or, to put it another way, Jackie has left town. Following my last Blog, re: the release on Friday of my forthcoming novel, A Widow’s Gamble, I have a huge piece of gossip for … Continue reading

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A Widow’s Gamble

A Widow’s Gamble –Blog. Write about what you know, is the solid advice given to a writer, and having chosen to write my Clifton Chronicles series, I am thankful that for much of my life my stamping ground has been … Continue reading

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The Role of the Editor

The role of the editor. The question I ask you is this, what exactly is the role of the editor? A rhetorical question, perhaps, for surely the answer is clear? ‘I know, I know,’ I hear you reply. ‘An editor’s … Continue reading

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Jane Austen – Fashion icon?

Miss Jane Austen – fashion icon? We writers of Regency novels are conscious of how important it is to get every detail and the minutia of daily life correct. I know when writing A Passionate Pursuit I perused many costume … Continue reading

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